Events diary

Lectures, conferences, seminars, exhibitions and workshops presented by BGS, or hosted at a BGS site. For past events view events as calendar

Lake District, ©

11th EURO-conference on Holistic rock physics: integrating theory, observation and applications in space and time.

University of Cumbria, Ambleside, Lake District, UK


Conference sessions will include fault healing/sealing, time-dependent deformation, hydration/dehydration in crustal rocks, induced seismicity, scaling relations, and fluid driven fracture mechanics. A field trip to outcrops of the Borrowdale Volcanic Group will be arranged during the conference week.

First circular

Second circular

We expect to release a second circular and a conference website in February 2015. At that time we expect to provide further information, including participant fees and reduced rates for students.

6th – 11th Sep 2015

ASK Network

National Geological Data Centre: Digital Data Portal - A new resource for ground engineering professionals in Wales.

Cardiff Launch: Monday 21st September, Cardiff City Hall Ferrier Hall, 9.30am for 9.45am start, 12.45pm finish.

Cost: Free to attend (only 100 places so early booking recommended)

To reserve a place or for more information please email: Jane Silivestros, Events Secretary, Or call 02920 521962

21st Sep 2015

ICDP logo

The BGS will be hosting a science showcase of existing and up and coming ICDP co-funded projects on Wednesday 23th September 2015. If you would like to attend please contact Melanie Leng.

List of speakers and presentation titles

09:30 – 17:30 23rd Sep 2015

NAC scenery
Following on from the successful first North Atlantic Craton meeting in St Andrews in March 2014, the organising committee invites you to attend the second meeting in Edinburgh in 2016.

21st – 23rd Mar 2016